Christian Pulisic is a known admirer of LeBron James.
His bet on King James' Cleveland Cavaliers in the 2017 NBA Finals earned him 20 slaps at the hands of Borussia Dortmund teammate Marco Reus when the Cavs were dumped in five games by the Golden State Warriors.
Watching Belgium's last-gasp winner vs. Japan took Noah Davis back some eight years in time ...
In the 91st minute, the narrative was already fixed: The United States men's national team ran hard, dominated the run of play and produced multiple excellent chances but had fallen short against an Algerian team that bent but didn't break. The Americans were headed home, with their three draws not enough to get Bob Bradley's crew through Group C at the 2010 World Cup.
MOSCOW -- The World Cup is a glorious, global event, a gathering of sport infused with diversity and cultural flair. Depending on where you are and what teams are around you, it can feel like you are in Mexico City or Buenos Aires, Lima or Paris, Seoul or Sydney.
And yet, watching this tournament over the past few weeks, it has been impossible to escape the feeling that at this World Cup -- yes, even without a team from the United States involved -- there is underlying American feel.
On July 1, four years ago, Belgium bulldozed the United States men's national team in the Round of 16 at the 2014 World Cup. The final scoreline, 2-1, did not reflect the match that millions watched; Jurgen Klinsmann's side was outshot 38-15 with Tim Howard forced into 15 saves, the highest number in a single game since at least 1966 when FIFA started keeping track of the statistic.
The U.S., thanks to its goalkeeper's heroics, miraculously hung on through regulation before conceding to Kevin De...
It might be the holidays for those not involved in this summer's World Cup in Russia, but up-and-coming Paris Saint-Germain and United States star Timothy Weah cannot stay away from football.
Back in his hometown of New York City for the holidays, the 18-year-old son of legendary former PSG and AC Milan star, Ballon d'Or winner and current president of Liberia George Weah went looking for some seven-a-side action on Instagram this week and found it.